Workiva Named One of the Best Large Workplaces in Chicago by Great Place to Work and FORTUNE

CHICAGO - May 21, 2019 — Workiva (NYSE:WK), the leading cloud provider of connected data, reporting and compliance solutions, today announces that it has been ranked #18 of the 30 Best Large Workplaces in Chicago by Great Place to Work® and FORTUNE.

“Our company is based on core principles of integrity, trust and respect, and we value all backgrounds and perspectives,” said Marty Vanderploeg, CEO of Workiva. “We give our employees the freedom and resources they need – backed by our culture of collaboration, innovation and diverse thought – to keep breaking new ground.”

To determine the Best Workplaces in Chicago, Great Place to Work® analyzed responses from nearly 850,000 employees in the Chicago area at Great Place to Work-Certified™ organizations. Employees anonymously rated their employers on more than 60 survey questions.

“The companies featured on the 2019 Best Workplaces in Chicago list offer dynamic, flexible, and transparent workplaces,” said Michael C. Bush, CEO of Great Place to Work. “These companies create cultures that invite all employees creating a competitive edge to their business and helping to realize the unique potential of each individual.”

The Best Workplaces in Chicago list is one of a series of rankings by Great Place to Work and FORTUNE based on employee feedback from Great Place to Work-Certified™ organizations.

Earlier this year, Workiva was named one of the 2019 FORTUNE 100 Best Companies to Work For® and Best Workplaces in Technology. This is the tenth award for Workiva from FORTUNE magazine.

About the Best Workplaces in Chicago list

Great Place to Work based its ranking on a data-driven methodology applied to anonymous Trust Index™ survey responses representing nearly 850,000 employees in the Chicago area at Great Place to Work-CertifiedTM organizations.

To learn more about Great Place to Work Certification and recognition on Best Workplaces lists published with FORTUNE, visit Greatplacetowork.com.

About Great Place to Work

Great Place to Work® is a global people analytics and consulting firm that helps companies produce better business results by focusing on workplace culture. Powered by more than 30 years of research, Emprising®, its SaaS-enabled survey and analytics platform, gives companies access to the assessments, data, and reporting needed to build a high-trust, high-performance culture.

Read our new book: “A Great Place to Work for All: Better for Business, Better for People, Better for the World.



About Workiva

Workiva, the leading cloud provider of connected data, reporting and compliance solutions, is used by thousands of enterprises across 180 countries, including more than 75 percent of Fortune 500® companies, and by government agencies. Our customers have linked over five billion data elements to trust their data, reduce risk and save time.

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